Federal Highway Administration proposes rules for TIFIA funding
- Idaho Rides Garvee Train. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;4/21/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32365, p1
The article reports that Idaho has joined with the other 14 states and two territories in the U.S. that have issues Garvees' train, according to the Federal Highway Administration. In this connection, the state plans to issue about 200 million dollars grant in anticipation to the revenue vehicle...
- Guest Editorial. McElroy, Regina // Public Roads;Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p1
The author talks about the logistics of road projects implemented by the State and local Department of Transportation in the U.S. She said that major projects can cost as much as 500 million dollars, and that is a reasonable price. The author also discusses other factors such as the role of the...
- Regulatory outlook '98. Bontz, Rita // Overdrive;Jan98, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p20
Focuses on US Federal Highway Administration's plan to release revised motor carrier regulations in the latter part of 1998. Result of a five-year zero-base review of the rules designed to get rid of obsolete and duplicate regulations; Development of models for logging hours of service.
- Population of autos equal to drivers in U.S. // Ward's Auto World;Oct97, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p10
Reflects on facts issued on a personal transportation survey done by the Federal Highway Administration, stating that the number of vehicles in the United States are equivalent to the number of drivers. Statistics given to support this statement.
- Communication Product Updates. Ellis, Zac // Public Roads;May/Jun2003, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p57
Presents information on several publications from the U.S. Federal Highway Administration. 'Guidelines for the Use of Lithium to Mitigate or Prevent ASR'; 'Help With Converting Pavement Smoothness Specifications'; 'High Accuracy-Nationwide Differential Global Positioning System Program Fact Sheet.'
- Technology for work and travel. Zaccagnino, William // Public Roads;Spring96, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p23
Provides a view on the US Federal Highway Administration National Highway System's innovations in traffic and highway management intended for the next millennium. Hi-tech traffic management; Applying innovative infrastructure through the Strategic Highway Research Program; Employing satellite...
- One LTAP strategic plan implemented 57 ways. Bennett, Anna K. // Public Roads;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p12
Describes the US Federal Highway Administration's strategic plan for its Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP). Services offered by the program to local transportation agencies; Development of the strategic plan; Implementation of the plan; Strategic planning at the LTAP annual conference...
- FHWA's new leaders have strategic vision. Smith, David // Public Roads;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p30
Discusses the US Federal Highway Administration's strategic plans for transportation under the leadership of Administrator Kenneth Wylke. Goals forming the agency's pursuit of excellence; Plans for intermodalism; Importance of technology to the national transportation system; Profiles of the...
- Truck size, weight comments sought in FHWA study. // Traffic World;2/20/95, Vol. 241 Issue 8, p24
Reports that the US Federal Highway Administration is seeking comments for a congressionally mandated study of truck sizes and weights. Aim of the study; Reassessment of the federal role in future highway transport needs; Goal to estimate the net effects of regulatory options on the transport...